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Diversity

What Canadian media (and government) can learn from Black Panther
4 years ago

What Canadian media (and government) can learn from Black Panther

As far too many newsrooms continue to struggle for their very survival, it’s a good time to place more emphasis on diversifying the stories they cover.
Journalists must change with the times when covering disability issues, advocates urge
4 years ago

Journalists must change with the times when covering disability issues, advocates urge

“This whole notion of ‘heartwarming’ – why is it people with disabilities are somehow more heartwarming than others?”
Andree Lau on increasing diversity in reporting and the newsroom
4 years ago

Andree Lau on increasing diversity in reporting and the newsroom

If you make an effort to get diversity in your reporting, Lau said, you’ll often find that your stories are more interesting.
Poynter’s Minority Writers’ Workshop reminded me that my voice and perspective matter
4 years ago

Poynter’s Minority Writers’ Workshop reminded me that my voice and perspective matter

Samantha Lui was the only Canadian at the prestigious four day Poynter workshop. Here’s what she learned.
Canadian campus newspapers offer a study in diversity
4 years ago

Canadian campus newspapers offer a study in diversity

Legacy media can learn something from the student press when it comes to building representative newsrooms.
The Varsity launches Chinese-language edition
4 years ago

The Varsity launches Chinese-language edition

The Varsity editor hopes Chinese language edition will serve University of Toronto’s 10,000 Chinese students.
Voici pourquoi La Presse a organisé un stage destiné aux journalistes de minorités culturelles
4 years ago

Voici pourquoi La Presse a organisé un stage destiné aux journalistes de minorités culturelles

La Presse s’est tourné vers des programmes universitaires francophones hors de journalisme pour s’attaquer au problème de la diversité au sein du journal.
Why La Presse started an internship geared towards minority reporters and First Nations people
4 years ago

Why La Presse started an internship geared towards minority reporters and First Nations people

To improve newsroom diversity, La Presse recruited outside of francophone journalism schools.
Canada’s Syrian refugees ill-served by media coverage
4 years ago

Canada’s Syrian refugees ill-served by media coverage

New research suggests that although media coverage of refugee issues has improved, it still needs work.
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